Barbary ground squirrel

Open the photo gallery

The barbary ground squirrel is endemic to Western Sahara, Algeria and Morocco and has been introduced into the Canary Islands, Fuerteventura island too. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, temperate grassland and rocky areas where it lives colonially in burrows.

Atlantoxerus getulus

[Linnaeus 1758]

Photos have been taken in Fuerteventura

Order prints

frames and canvas from FineArtAmerica

Back to mammals